Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls in Zambia and Zimbabwe

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WDPA ID

20399

Reported Area

68.6 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Attributes

Original Name Mosi-oa-Tunya / Chutes Victoria

English Designation World Heritage Site

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1989

Sublocation ZM-07, ZW-MN

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (vii)(viii)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

6 Protected Areas

  • Zimbabwe
  • Zambia

Display options

Victoria Falls National Park

Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls World Heritage Site

Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park

Chidobe Wildlife Management Area

Victoria Falls National Park Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

Zambezi National Park

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Victoria Falls

in Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

1993

Year of Designation

Reported Area

23.4 km2

Mosi-Oa-Tunya

in Zambia

Mosi-Oa-Tunya

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

2347

Year of Designation

Reported Area

66.0 km2

Chidobe

in Zimbabwe

Chidobe

English Designation

Wildlife Management Area

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

303745

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.5 km2

Victoria Falls National Park

in Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls National Park

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555592562

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Zambezi

in Zimbabwe

Zambezi

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

2530

Year of Designation

Reported Area

560.1 km2